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Posted: Dec 11, 2018

S-5!®'s Rob Haddock Named 2018 CSI Award Recipient

Colorado Springs, CO – Rob Haddock, CEO of Metal Roof Innovations Limited (MRIL), manufacturer of S-5!® metal roofing attachment products, was recently announced as the 2018 recipient of the Construction Specifications Institute’s (CSI) Ben John Small Technical Writing Award.

Posted: Dec 11, 2018

DuPont Announces New Tyvek® DrainVent™ Rainscreen Solution

Wilmington, DE – DuPont Safety & Construction, a business unit of DowDuPont Specialty Products Division, has announced the release of the DuPont™ Tyvek® DrainVent™ Rainscreen to provide advanced protection against moisture damage in exterior wall systems.

Posted: Dec 07, 2018

Study Compares Greenhouse Gas Emissions For Steel Produced In North America And China

Pittsburgh, PA - Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from production of Chinese steel are substantially greater than emissions from production of comparable steel in North America, according to a series of reports released by the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI).

Posted: Dec 06, 2018

Triangle Fastener Video Showcases CONCEALOR Screw Line

Pittsburgh, PA – Triangle Fastener Corporation has launched a new product video featuring their CONCEALOR Pancake Head Screw line. The new video provides product details including sizes, applications and helpful installation tips. The video can be viewed on Triangle’s website or by clicking here.

Posted: Dec 04, 2018

PanelClad Introduces Time-Saving Material Handling System For Metal Roofing Contractors

Woodlake, CA - PanelClad, developer of the Panelizer™ System for quicker sheeting of metal buildings, has announced the launch of a new product which tackles material handling and speeds installation of metal roofing systems on all types of projects. Dubbed the “MTX System by PanelClad”, the new product line was developed as a scalable solution to eliminate the non-value-added task of hand carrying material on metal roofing projects.

Posted: Nov 29, 2018

NCI Building Systems Closes Merger Transaction With Ply Gem

Houston, TX - NCI Building Systems Inc., a leading manufacturer of exterior building products for commercial construction, announces that it has completed its merger with Ply Gem Parent LLC, a leading manufacturer of exterior building products for residential construction.

Posted: Nov 29, 2018

Two New Videos Released By Metal Building Manufacturers Association

Cleveland, OH - The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) has released two new videos which are now available on its YouTube channel. “AC472: Why Accreditation Matters” explores the benefits of IAS accreditation for metal building manufacturers. “Get More with Metal: Recreation & Fitness Buildings” illustrates the many different recreation and athletic facilities that metal buildings house.

Posted: Nov 28, 2018

All Weather Insulated Panels Showcases Winery Sector In New PDF

Vacaville, CA – All Weather Insulated Panels, an innovator in the design, construction and advancement of insulated metal panels, has announced the creation of a 4-page PDF marketing document explaining why panels from AWIP are ideal for wineries and listing dozens of West Coast winery projects the company’s products have been utilized for.

Posted: Nov 27, 2018

AIA's Billings Index Survey Slows In October But Remains Positive

Washington, DC – Architecture firm billings growth softened in October but remained positive for the thirteenth consecutive month, according to a new report from The American Institute of Architects (AIA). AIA’s Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score for October was 50.4 compared to 51.1 in September. With continued strength in new project inquiries, billings are expected to remain steady into the coming months.

Posted: Nov 26, 2018

Laminators Inc. Announces Two New Hires

Hatfield, PA – Laminators Inc. has announced Michael Lukac as its new Construction Services Department Manager and Chris Schmidt as an Architectural Project Manager.

Posted: Nov 21, 2018

Petersen's PAC-CLAD Specs, Design Files For Metal Roof, Wall Panels Now On Digital Platforms

Elk Grove Village, IL - Architects, designers and specifiers now have multiple options for locating and specifying Petersen’s PAC-CLAD products during the specification and design phases of any project. The manufacturer of metal roof and wall panels now hosts roof and wall specs as well as a library of BIM, CAD and installation drawings on a variety of design platforms.

Posted: Nov 20, 2018

Steelscape Wins 2018 NCCA Safety Award

Cleveland, OH – The National Coil Coating Association (NCCA) presented its 2018 Safety Award to Steelscape representatives from the facility in Kalama, Washington, at NCCA’s Fall Technical Meeting in Louisville on September 26.

Posted: Nov 16, 2018

MCA Releases Educational Video Series On Insulated Metal Panels

Chicago, IL - The Metal Construction Association (MCA) has posted a series of six videos covering Best Practices for Installing Insulated Metal Panels (IMPs) at www.metalconstruction.org/Best-Practices-for-installing-IMPs. This video series is a result of MCA's IMP Funders Group presentation at the 2017 METALCON event in Las Vegas. The various aspects of installing IMPs are covered by leading experts in the field, with animated demonstrations that make installation crystal-clear.

Posted: Nov 15, 2018

MBMA Adds Four New Associate Members

Cleveland, OH - The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) continues to grow with the addition of four new members. Agilex Business Solutions LLC, CertainTeed Corp., Mid-State Bolt and Nut Company Inc., and Würth House of Threads have all joined MBMA as Associate Members. There are now 74 total Associate Members in the association.

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